About BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF)
BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide shareholders with as high a level of current income exempt from federal income taxes as is consistent with its investment policies and prudent investment management. It seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of an aggregate of the Trust's net assets and the proceeds of any borrowing for investment purposes, in municipal obligations exempt from federal income taxes. The Trust invests in long-term municipal obligations rated investment grade at the time of investment and in long term municipal obligations with maturities of over 10 years at the time of investment. It may invest up to 20% of its total assets in securities rated below investment grade at the time of purchase. It may invest directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives. Its investment advisor is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.
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BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF) Frequently Asked Questions
What is BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock symbol?
BlackRock MuniVest Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "MVF."
How often does BlackRock MuniVest Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock MuniVest Fund?
BlackRock MuniVest Fund declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, January 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.046 per share on Thursday, February 1st. This represents a $0.55 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, January 12th. View BlackRock MuniVest Fund's Dividend History.
Are investors shorting BlackRock MuniVest Fund?
BlackRock MuniVest Fund saw a decline in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totalling 165,214 shares, a decline of 26.3% from the November 30th total of 224,168 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 112,841 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Approximately 0.3% of the company's shares are short sold.
Who are some of BlackRock MuniVest Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to BlackRock MuniVest Fund include John Laing Infrastructure Fund Ld (JLIF), TPG Specialty Lending (TSLX), Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (BBN), Hercules Capital (HTGC), Golub Capital BDC (GBDC), New Mountain Finance (NMFC), Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (ETV), TCP Capital (TCPC), BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (BOE), Solar Capital (SLRC), Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT), Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (PFLT), Clearbridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund (CTR), PennantPark Investment (PNNT), Triangle Capital (TCAP), Foresight Solar Fund (FSFL), Carador Income Fund (CIFU) and Blackrock Capital Investment (BKCC).
Who are BlackRock MuniVest Fund's key executives?
BlackRock MuniVest Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
- Richard E. Cavanagh, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 71)
- John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director/Trustee (Age 53)
- Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 67)
- Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
- Charles Park J.D., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 50)
- Jonathan Diorio, Vice President (Age 37)
- Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 47)
- Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 42)
- Michael J. Castellano, Independent Trustee (Age 71)
- Cynthia L. Egan, Independent Trustee (Age 62)
How do I buy BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock?
Shares of BlackRock MuniVest Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock price today?
One share of BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.61.
How big of a company is BlackRock MuniVest Fund?
BlackRock MuniVest Fund has a market capitalization of $622.40 million.
How can I contact BlackRock MuniVest Fund?
BlackRock MuniVest Fund's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-800-8820052.
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BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF) Dividend Information
BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN MVF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN MVF) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|1/25/2017||Phillip Soccio||Insider||Buy||200||$9.80||$1,960.00||2,425|| |
|10/14/2016||Phillip Soccio||Insider||Buy||250||$9.95||$2,487.50||2,193|| |
|4/1/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||912||$10.78||$9,831.36||3,581|| |
|3/31/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||588||$10.78||$6,338.64||4,493|| |
|3/24/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,500||$10.69||$16,035.00||5,081|| |
|3/2/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,160||$10.58||$12,272.80||6,533|| |
|4/23/2014||Peter Hayes||Insider||Buy||3,000||$9.64||$28,920.00|| |
|6/12/2013||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Buy||2,000||$10.10||$20,200.00|| |
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